Accession Number : AD0741593

Title :   Computers and National Security,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Paxson,Edwin W.

Report Date : JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : The authors try to assess the current status of computers in respect to national defense and examine the impact of computers during the period since World War II as their growth modified methods of analysis in support of military decision decision and stepped along with the increasing complexity of the machines of war.

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, *NATIONAL DEFENSE), DEFENSE SYSTEMS, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, LOGISTICS, WEAPON SYSTEMS, DECISION MAKING

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems
      Military Intelligence

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE